This article was published in Steve Leimberg’s Estate Planning Newsletter and provides an update on fiduciary access to digital assets and includes:

  • An overview of the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act.
  • The issues associated with the transfer and disposition of digital assets.
  • The development of a uniform approach to fiduciary access to digital assets.

As digitization in our modern world continues to soar, the issues associated with the transfer and disposition of digital assets become increasingly widespread and complex. Digital assets include social media websites such as Facebook, email accounts such as Yahoo, personal accounts like Shutterfly, financial accounts, blogs, and domain names.

Please see important disclosures at the end of the article.

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